1, 2 & 3: Boston, MA

Famous for everything from the Red Sox and Paul Revere to Cheers and clam “chowdah,” Boston is a popular destination for so many reasons. Part history lesson, part modern metropolis, the Hub offers attractions to suit every taste and interest. Hop on the Freedom Trail, a well-preserved pedestrian path that weaves in and out of historic neighborhoods. Between landmarks, you can shop the fabulous stores on Newbury Street, have a delicious authentic Italian meal in the North End or browse the antique shops of Beacon Hill. The more culturally inclined will not want to miss the city’s world-class museums, theater and music venues. Family friendly to the core, Boston boasts, whale watch cruises, a renowned aquarium, children’s museum and science museum, making it a great getaway for all.

3 nights Boston.

4, 5 & 6: To Portland, ME (108 mi/173 km)

Depart this morning for the lovely Maine Coast. Greater Portland, a four season destination in southern Maine, offers scenic beauty, recreational opportunities and a wealth of historic and cultural attractions. The metropolitan area sits right on beautiful Casco Bay, a gateway to historic forts and lighthouses. Day and night, Portland’s bustling waterfront is alive with activity and people; fishermen and ferries; sightseeing cruises and pleasure boats; restaurants, a lively pub scene and shops. Portland is not too far from the outlets stores and famous LL Bean at Freeport.

3 nights Portland

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